Rod Taylor

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Rod Taylor
Rod Taylor - 1963.jpg
Taylor in The V.I.P.s, (1963)
Born Rodney Sturt Taylor
11 January 1930(1930-01-11)
Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia
Died 7 January 2015(2015-01-07) (aged 84)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of death Heart attack
Education Parramatta High School
Occupation Actor
Years active 1951–2015
Spouse(s) Peggy Williams (m. 1951–1954) «start: (1951)–end+1: (1955)»"Marriage: Peggy Williams to Rod Taylor" Location: (linkback://
Mary Hilem (m. 1963–1969) «start: (1963)–end+1: (1970)»"Marriage: Mary Hilem to Rod Taylor" Location: (linkback://
Carol Kikumura (m. 1980–2015) «start: (1980)–end+1: (2016)»"Marriage: Carol Kikumura to Rod Taylor" Location: (linkback:// (his death)
Children Felicia Taylor (born 1964)

Rodney Sturt "Rod" Taylor (11 January 1930[1] – 7 January 2015[2]) was an Australian actor of movie and television. He appeared in over 50 movies, including leading roles in The Time Machine, Seven Seas to Calais, The Birds, Sunday in New York, Young Cassidy, Dark of the Sun, The Liquidator, and The Train Robbers.

Taylor suffered a heart attack and died on 7 January 2015 in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 84.[3]

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Taylor has had several lead roles in television, from the early 1960s to the early 2000s. Among his TV shows are:

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